The film had previously attained the highest gross at the U.S. box office of any movie in actor/director Eastwood's filmography.
"Gran Torino" made $1.4 million in the United Kingdom this past weekend. In Ireland, where it spent a second weekend at the top of the box office, "Gran Torino" has accrued a total of $984,000.
"Gran Torino" has already scored $138 million at the U.S. box office and is still in theaters.
The movie is directed by Eastwood, who stars as an iron-willed Korean War veteran forced by his immigrant neighbors to confront his own long-held prejudices.